2012 was a crazy year for me….I made my way back to the United States after residing and gaining some journalism experience abroad, in Guadalajara, Jalisco Mexico. I decided to go back to school and work towards receiving my Masters … Continue reading
One of my biggest fears coming to Mexico this time around was being around my all time favorite foods and having to pass them up! Tacos de carne asada, tacos de tripa, tortas ahogadas de carne, buche, lonche de jamon, pozole, “dogos”, birria, carnitas, tostadas de pollo, wings…..to name a few! Can i do it? Yeah, i think so….was it going to be tough? Ooh yes!
Today was first day in Mexico…it wasn’t too bad.
I started off my day by going to the local “mercado” and purchased a freshly squeezed carrot, orange and green juice.
I satisfied my craving with TWO corn tamales…so yummy!
As a snack I had pineapple and cucumber.
For lunch, a meatless “torta” with quezo fresco, aguacate, cebolla….etc.
I even made my favorite, guacamole!
My grandmother (my cooking inspiration) gave me this book…
First day down, a few more to go!
My latest proyecto, “Latina with a mission”! A blog which will document my journey towards a healthier lifestyle. For all of you that know me, know that I have recently become a “vegetarian”, you know I workout five times a … Continue reading